COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Introduction to Dentistry and Dental Professionalism DEN   140 1 1 0 2

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Funda Gülay KADIOĞLU
Instructors
1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
Have the future dentists learn the profession of dentistry, professional culture, the contents and boundaries of dentistry, and the process of professional education through synthesis and analysis
Content
The emergence of professions, the histories and features of healthcare professions, the structure and features of dental profession, the sense of professional belonging and professional responsibilities.

Learning Outcomes
1) Explain and exemplify the basic concepts of dental profession
2) Explain and defend the importance of professional belonging
3) Apply skills of professional culture
4) Explain and apply the professional responsibilities
5) Learn and apply the importance of empathic skill for dental profession
6) Using the holistic approach, participate in a teamwork on interdisciplinary dental studies
7) Regarding professional boundaries cooperate with a specialist
8) Determine the professional problems and try to solve
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Meeting and Introduction to the curriculum none Lecture
2 The history of Cukurova University Faculty of Dentistry reference books and notes Project Based Learning
3 Introduction to the dental branches reference books and notes Question-Answer
4 Profession and Professional Culture reference books and notes Question-Answer
5 Emergence of Healthcare Professions reference books and notes Brain Storming
6 Emergence of Dental Profession reference books and notes Question-Answer
7 Professional Days in Healthcare reference books and notes Lecture
8 Professional Day in Dentistry reference books and notes Project Based Learning
9 Knowledge, Science, Applied Science and relationship between the science-technology and medicine reference books and notes Question-Answer
10 Patient, illness, Symptom, Syndrome, Health reference books and notes Question-Answer
11 Healthcare, Healthcare professionals, Physician, Dentist reference books and notes Question-Answer
12 Professionalism in Healthcare Professions reference books and notes Lecture
13 Creating Professional Identity and Professionalism reference books and notes Lecture
14 Professionalism in Dentistry reference books and notes Question-Answer
15 Assessment Before Exam reference books and notes Discussion
16-17 Mid-Year Exam reference books and notes Testing

Recommended or Required Reading
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